आधी

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Hindi[edit]

Adjective[edit]

आधी (ādhīf

  1. direct/oblique/vocative feminine singular/plural of आधा (ādhā)

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Marathi 𑘁𑘟𑘱𑘽 (ādiṃ), 𑘁𑘟𑘲𑘽 (ādīṃ), 𑘁𑘠𑘲𑘽 (ādhīṃ), from Sanskrit आदि (ādi).

Adverb[edit]

आधी (ādhī)

  1. before
    Synonym: पूर्वी (pūrvī)
  2. in advance, early
    Antonym: नंतर (nantar)

Postposition[edit]

आधी (ādhī)

  1. before
    Synonym: पूर्वी (pūrvī)
    Antonym: नंतर (nantar)

References[edit]

  • Berntsen, Maxine, “आधी”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983.
  • Molesworth, James Thomas, “आदीं”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, 1857.
  • Date, Yasavanta Ramakrshna (1932-1950) , “आधीं”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala.